Welcome to "The Church that Made America"
Continues through March 31, 2021
These Tours are made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and is administered by Staten Island Arts.
The oldest corporation on Staten Island;
our Congregation is continuous since 1656.
We have been on the same spot in Port Richmond since 1680.
The town grew up around us, not the other way around.
Our Archives date to 1688.
Our Burial Place and Baptismal Records date to 1696.
Our Congregants paid pivotal roles in American history.
Our Burial Place has 45 heroes of the wars that created America:
The American Revolution, The War of 1812, and The Civil War.
One of us created the modern business world.
Our Church and Burial Place are New York City Landmarks.
We are a National Historic Site nominee.
Church Burial Ground Sunday School Annex
Unique Spaces Available